There's place and means for every man alive.
A beautiful thing never gives so much pain as does failing to hear and see it.
Do not wait for the last judgment. It comes every day.
I generally avoid temptation unless I can't resist it.
Im not in this world to live up to your expectations and youre not in this world to live up to mine.
There is also this benefit in brag: that the speaker is unconsciously expressing his own ideal. Humor him by all means, draw it all out, and hold him to it.
I can't help thinking that there are only one or two ways of being brought into this world, but there are so many fucked-up ways of leaving it.
You have to go on and be crazy. Craziness is like heaven.
Science is the outcome of being prepared to live without certainty and therefore a mark of maturity. It embraces doubt and loose ends.
The rich will do anything for the poor but get off their backs.
The gratification of wealth is not found in mere possession or in lavish expenditure, but in its wise application.
Short as life is, we make it still shorter by the careless waste of time.
Life is full of misery, loneliness, and suffering - and it's all over much too soon.
Never throughout history has a man who lived a life of ease left a name worth remembering.
Life is tough, but it's tougher when you're stupid.
Live your life and forget your age.
Close by the Rights of Man, at the least set beside them, are the Rights of the Spirit.
There is no worse bitterness than to reach the end of your life and realized you have not lived.
Even truth needs to be clad in new garments if it is to appeal to a new age.
Be thankful that you have a life, and forsake your vain and presumptuous desire for a second one.
I was born with an enormous need for affection, and a terrible need to give it.